SERVE Region

Map of area covered by SERVE project

  • Total area: Approximately 600 square kilometres
  • Total Population: 10,000 people
  • Population of Villages: Approximately 4,770 people
  • Eco-Village Location: Cloughjordan
  • Largest energy consumer (2005 figures): Transport (37%)
  • Main Fuel (2005 figures): Oil (75%)
  • Percentage renewable energy (2005 figures): 1% Total Energy; 6% Heat Energy
  • No. of Wind Farms (2006): 1 (5.2MW)
  • Total No. of Dwelling (2006): 4,000 (60% constructed pre 1981)
  • Typical Dwelling Building Energy Rating (BER): 210 to 300 kWh/m2 /yr